1920 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Doubles

Suzanne Lenglen and Elizabeth Ryan successfully defended their title, defeating Dorothea Lambert Chambers and Ethel Larcombe in the final, 6–4, 6–0 to win the Ladies' Doubles tennis title at the 1920 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

Women's Doubles
1920 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsFrance Suzanne Lenglen
United States Elizabeth Ryan
Runners-upUnited Kingdom Dorothea Lambert Chambers
United Kingdom Ethel Larcombe
Final score6–4, 6–0
Details
Draw26
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
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DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
  Mrs Armstrong
  Olive Manser
1 0
  Suzanne Lenglen
  Elizabeth Ryan
6 6
  Suzanne Lenglen
  Elizabeth Ryan
6 6
  Dorothea Lambert Chambers
  Ethel Larcombe
4 0
  Dorothea Lambert Chambers
  Ethel Larcombe
6 6
  Winifred Beamish
  Hazel Hogarth
1 1

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Helen Leisk
  Agnes Tuckey
7 6
  Dorothy Holman
  Edith Johnson
5 2
  H Leisk
  A Tuckey
2 6 4
  Mrs Armstrong
  O Manser
6 3 6
  Molla Mallory
  Mabel Parton
4 6 5
  Mrs DC Bousfield
  Mrs RC Cole
1 0   Mrs Armstrong
  O Manser
6 1 7
  Mrs Armstrong
  Olive Manser
6 6   Mrs Armstrong
  O Manser
1 0
  Mrs AA Hall
  Mrs Perrett
6 4   S Lenglen
  E Ryan
6 6
  Dora Geen
  Margaret McKane
8 6   D Geen
  M McKane
1 4
  Mrs HA Davis
  Eleanor Rose
2 6 1   K McKane
  W McNair
6 6
  Kitty McKane
  Winifred McNair
6 2 6   K McKane
  W McNair
3 3
  Suzanne Lenglen
  Elizabeth Ryan
6 6   S Lenglen
  E Ryan
6 6
  Dorothy Shepherd
  Mrs FS Warburg
0 0   S Lenglen
  E Ryan
6 6
  Ermyntrude Harvey
  Mrs CE Hunter
6 6   E Harvey
  Mrs CE Hunter
1 1
  Miss Cane
  Miss O'Hara Wood
3 2

The nationalities of Mrs DC Bousfield and Miss Cane are unknown.

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Dorothea Lambert Chambers
  Ethel Larcombe
6 6
  A Currie
  F Currie
2 1   D Lambert Chambers
  E Larcombe
6 6
  DS Holmes
  MB Holmes
6 8 6   DS Holmes
  MB Holmes
0 0
  Mrs J O'Neill
  Olive Winslow
3 10 2   D Lambert Chambers
  E Larcombe
6 6
  Miss Collings
  Sylvia Lance
6 6 0   P Howkins
  P Satterthwaite
2 3
  Phyllis Howkins
  Phyllis Satterthwaite
8 1 6   P Howkins
  P Satterthwaite
6 6
  Doris Craddock
  Gladys Lamplough
6 6   D Craddock
  G Lamplough
4 1
  Peggy Dransfield
  Norah Middleton
1 0   D Lambert Chambers
  E Larcombe
6 6
  Winifred Beamish
  Hazel Hogarth
6 6   W Beamish
  H Hogarth
1 1
  Mrs RWF Harding
  Mrs HV Parbury
0 3   W Beamish
  H Hogarth
6 6
  Mrs HC Hextall
  E Tighe
1 2
  W Beamish
  H Hogarth
6 4 6
  A Edgington
  Mrs Rowand Harker
3 6 4
  Aurea Edgington
  Mrs Rowand Harker
8 6
  Dorothy Kemmis-Betty
  Vera Youle
6 3

The nationality of Miss Collings is unknown.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay, Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977
  2. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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